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01.03.17
NASA will resume testing its Hubble successor this month
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NASA will resume testing its Hubble successor this month

There's a lot more analysis to be done before the James Webb Space Telescope reaches the heavens.

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08.20.14
Tiny accelerometer adds motion detection to clothes and cheap phones
08.20.14

Tiny accelerometer adds motion detection to clothes and cheap phones

Imagine a shirt or pants that can detect movement and tell you if that golf swing was weak or that...

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08.18.14
Violinist fiddles with a smart bow to help his brain surgery
08.18.14

Violinist fiddles with a smart bow to help his brain surgery

It's common for brain surgery patients to stay awake. That's how surgeons know everything is going...

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05.01.13
Daily iPhone App: House of the Dead Overkill - The Lost Reels is gross but innovative
05.01.13

Daily iPhone App: House of the Dead Overkill - The Lost Reels is gross but innovative

There are some really excellent apps arriving on the App Store tonight (including Firaxis' great...

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02.21.13
Sony preps extra-low power mobile GPS chips, draws on motion sensors for help
02.21.13

Sony preps extra-low power mobile GPS chips, draws on motion sensors for help

Many of us can vouch for smartphone navigation being something of a battery hog. Sony would like u...

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02.13.13
New in-car GPS tech uses motion sensors for accurate, autonomous city driving
02.13.13

New in-car GPS tech uses motion sensors for accurate, autonomous city driving

In-car GPS developers have long had to wrestle with the urban canyon effect that blocks or bounces...

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02.08.13
DropTag tells phones when packages are bruised before they're opened (video)
02.08.13

DropTag tells phones when packages are bruised before they're opened (video)

Many of us have had the misfortune of receiving a package that has been roughhoused in transit, an...

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12.23.12
Xsens teases wearable 3D body sensors that won't cost, will track an arm and a leg (video)
12.23.12

Xsens teases wearable 3D body sensors that won't cost, will track an arm and a leg (video)

When we think of full-body motion capture, we most often associate it with movie-grade equipment t...

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